U.S. Army Col. Dan Cormier, Ph.D, is a military professor teaching Security Strategies in the National Security Affairs Department. His academic interests explore diplomatic history, asymmetric warfare, counterterrorism, and regional studies. In particular, he focuses on Middle Eastern and European topics. Cormier completed a Doctor of Philosophy in U.S. History from Temple University with research on President Eisenhower’s efforts to build a new global order. He is a graduate of the Moroccan Cours d’Etat-Major, the French École de guerre, and the French Institut des hautes études de défense nationale.